Medical Oncology


Nombre centro
Hospital Quironsalud Valencia.
DIrección centro
Severo Ochoa, 14 bajo. 46010 Valencia


Head of Gastrointestinal Oncology Department. 2017-present

Head of Gastrointestinal Oncology Unit, Department of Medical Oncology, Fundacion Instituto Valenciano de Oncologia. 2002-present

Assistant General Manager, Fundacion Instituto Valenciano de Oncolgia. 1998-2002

Clinical Assistant Medical Oncologist: 1984-1998. Fundación Instituto Valenciano de Oncologia

1981: Fellow MD Anderson Houston, USA


He is leading several academic prospective clinical trials that aim at developing new strategies, therapies and biomatkers for colorectal cancer treatment.

His chief areas of clinical activity and research are in the management of gastrointestinal malignancies


MD, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1973-1976

MD, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Valencia, 1976-1979

BS, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Granada, 1980

Recognition and publications

He is the author or co-author of more than 50 peer-reviewed publications.

He is currently member of the Rectal-Anal Task-Force group of the National Cancer Institute, USA

He is founder and current president of the Spanish Multidisciplinary Group of Digestive Cancer (GEMCAD) and active member ofv the Amercican Society of Medical Oncology (ASCO)

Evaluator of scientific projects including Cancer Research UK and Institute National du Cancer, France